[amsat-bb] Plan to revive 1970s UK satellite

Trevor . m5aka at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Sep 5 10:48:45 PDT 2011

No not an Amateur Radio satellite but the United Kingdom's first satellite launched on a UK built rocket 40 years ago. 

The Prospero spacecraft was launched by a Black Arrow rocket on October 28, 1971 from Launch Area 5B, Woomera. 

Full story and pics at 

73 Trevor M5AKA

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